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flavorpill:

50 Essential Cult Novels

Masters of Atlantis making the cult classic cut, most excellent.  

mashable:

Symmetrical Photos Give a Breathtaking Bird’s-Eye View of NYC

Architectural photographer Donna Dotan's stunning personal photography series “Reflections From Above” captures the beauty of New York City by angling her camera straight down from all-glass skyscrapers.

Today’s sneak peek of Christina Nichol’s WAITING FOR THE ELECTRICITY is paired with a glorious Shelf Awareness review from Elliott Bay Book Company’s Casey O’Neil! 

Today’s sneak peek of Christina Nichol’s WAITING FOR THE ELECTRICITY is paired with a glorious Shelf Awareness review from Elliott Bay Book Company’s Casey O’Neil! 

guernicamag:

Image by Annie Lapin, Various Peep Shows (Through), 2013. Courtesy Honor Fraser Gallery, photo Brian Forrest.
In the beginning, when God was distributing the land to all the nations, we Georgians missed the meeting. The next morning we looked around and realized we were homeless. “Hey!” we shouted to God. “What about our land?”
Waiting for the Electricity by Christina Nichol - Guernica / A Magazine of Art & Politics

guernicamag:

Image by Annie Lapin, Various Peep Shows (Through), 2013. Courtesy Honor Fraser Gallery, photo Brian Forrest.

In the beginning, when God was distributing the land to all the nations, we Georgians missed the meeting. The next morning we looked around and realized we were homeless. “Hey!” we shouted to God. “What about our land?”

Waiting for the Electricity by Christina Nichol - Guernica / A Magazine of Art & Politics

ieatstorieslikegrapes:

Such an affinity for Jeeves! 

ieatstorieslikegrapes:

Such an affinity for Jeeves! 

Today’s Letter to Hilary is paired with a lovely review from San Francisco’s kqedarts. In WAITING FOR THE ELECTRICITY  “Slims has to go all the way to San Francisco to understand what America is really like, but Nichol offers us the chance to experience a totally different world through the pages of her book.” Couldn’t agree more! 

Today’s Letter to Hilary is paired with a lovely review from San Francisco’s kqedarts. In WAITING FOR THE ELECTRICITY  “Slims has to go all the way to San Francisco to understand what America is really like, but Nichol offers us the chance to experience a totally different world through the pages of her book.” Couldn’t agree more! 

Another WAITING FOR THE ELECTRICITY letters to Hilary reveal paired with an amazing Wall Street Journal review! Happy Monday! 

Another WAITING FOR THE ELECTRICITY letters to Hilary reveal paired with an amazing Wall Street Journal review! Happy Monday! 

Another sneak peak of Slims’ letters to Hilary from Christina Nichol’s WAITING FOR THE ELECTRICITY!

Another sneak peak of Slims’ letters to Hilary from Christina Nichol’s WAITING FOR THE ELECTRICITY!

luckypeach:

Hey! Our friend and contributor Christina Nichol—who wrote the story Georgia on My Mind in our All You Can Eat issue—just came out with her debut novel today, Waiting for the Electricity. We chose one of our favorite passages, and put it on our Medium page.
Check it out, and you can purchase the book here!

luckypeach:

Hey! Our friend and contributor Christina Nichol—who wrote the story Georgia on My Mind in our All You Can Eat issue—just came out with her debut novel today, Waiting for the Electricity. We chose one of our favorite passages, and put it on our Medium page.

Check it out, and you can purchase the book here!

We’re kicking off the publication of Christina Nichol’s WAITING FOR THE ELECTRICITY (on sale today!) by revealing little snippets and sneak peaks of Slims’ letters to Hilary throughout the week! 

We’re kicking off the publication of Christina Nichol’s WAITING FOR THE ELECTRICITY (on sale today!) by revealing little snippets and sneak peaks of Slims’ letters to Hilary throughout the week!